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Ely head warns parents could be banned from school following ‘racist’ incidents

09 July 2016
Ely head warns parents could be banned from school following ‘racist’ incidents

Ely head warns parents could be banned from school following ‘racist’ incidents

09 July 2016

An Ely headteacher has written to parents warning them they could be banned from a junior school should they continue to make “racist” comments on the school grounds.


BREAKING: Leicester man arrested on suspicion of Weybread murder will face no further police action

29 June 2016
BREAKING: Leicester man arrested on suspicion of Weybread murder will face no further police action

BREAKING: Leicester man arrested on suspicion of Weybread murder will face no further police action

29 June 2016

A 61-year-old man from Leicester arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of Weybread pensioner Peter Stuart and the disappearance of his wife Sylvia will face no further police action.


East of England MEP wants to be sacked on June 23 as campaign hits Diss

03 June 2016
East of England MEP wants to be sacked on June 23 as campaign hits Diss

East of England MEP wants to be sacked on June 23 as campaign hits Diss

03 June 2016

An MEP has called on Diss residents to sack him when they cast their ballot paper on whether to remain or leave the European Union.


PICTURES: ‘Never forgotten - forever honoured’ Eye airmen get their memorial dedicated

31 May 2016
PICTURES: ‘Never forgotten - forever honoured’ Eye airmen get their memorial dedicated

PICTURES: ‘Never forgotten - forever honoured’ Eye airmen get their memorial dedicated

31 May 2016

‘Never Forgotten - Forever Honoured’.


Excavation offers a glimpse into the Iron Age

03 May 2016
Excavation offers a glimpse into the Iron Age

Excavation offers a glimpse into the Iron Age

03 May 2016

Members of the public have been given a rare opportunity to witness archaeological excavations which have revealed Iron Age artefacts.


Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘We had our Middlesbrough and Derby moment but we blew it’

29 February 2016
Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘We had our Middlesbrough and Derby moment but we blew it’

Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘We had our Middlesbrough and Derby moment but we blew it’

29 February 2016

I’m really pleased I’ve got the chance to write this week’s column. I’m jumping to the defence of our owner Marcus Evans.


Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘It’s not all doom and gloom — Boro result needs context’

09 December 2015
Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘It’s not all doom and gloom — Boro result needs context’

Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘It’s not all doom and gloom — Boro result needs context’

09 December 2015

Picking the bones from a rare home defeat against Middlesbrough on Friday, it did feel like a game of two halves.


Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward asks: ‘Is now the time for a back five shake up?’

25 November 2015
Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward asks: ‘Is now the time for a back five shake up?’

Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward asks: ‘Is now the time for a back five shake up?’

25 November 2015

Has the time come for Mick McCarthy to shake up our back five?


Campaign to help round-the-world sailor, 82, who lost everything when boat sank

14 October 2015
Campaign to help round-the-world sailor, 82, who lost everything when boat sank

Campaign to help round-the-world sailor, 82, who lost everything when boat sank

14 October 2015

A lone sailor who lost everything when his yacht sank in the North Sea has been given a temporary home by a Wortham couple who are aiming to raise £25,000 to help him get back on his feet.


Mother-of-five set to face her fear of heights

31 August 2015
Mother-of-five set to face her fear of heights

Mother-of-five set to face her fear of heights

31 August 2015

A woman who is scared of heights is to face her fears in a charity skydive — raising funds to tackle a ‘terrible illness’ which has plagued generations of her family.


Pop star Ed Sheeran poses for photos with fans at Tesco in Diss

24 July 2015
Pop star Ed Sheeran poses for photos with fans at Tesco in Diss

Pop star Ed Sheeran poses for photos with fans at Tesco in Diss

24 July 2015

Shoppers in Diss Tesco got a surprise on Monday as singer/songwriter sensation Ed Sheeran popped into the store.


VIDEO: Nowton Park becomes a sea of pink for Race for Life

28 June 2015
VIDEO: Nowton Park becomes a sea of pink for Race for Life

VIDEO: Nowton Park becomes a sea of pink for Race for Life

28 June 2015

Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds was turned into a sea of pink as more than 2,000 people took part in the Race for Life.


VIDEO: Couple celebrate a 75th wedding anniversary and 100th birthday in the same week

18 June 2015
VIDEO: Couple celebrate a 75th wedding anniversary and 100th birthday in the same week

VIDEO: Couple celebrate a 75th wedding anniversary and 100th birthday in the same week

18 June 2015

One of Britain’s oldest couples are celebrating two amazing milestones in the same week - a 75th wedding anniversary and a 100th birthday.


Region has one of country’s tornado hot spots, says University of Manchester report

16 June 2015
Region has one of country’s tornado hot spots, says University of Manchester report

Region has one of country’s tornado hot spots, says University of Manchester report

16 June 2015

An area of south Norfolk and north Suffolk is home to a ‘tornado alley’, according to a report from the University of Manchester.